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just the Facts – The Power 100 2015

Earlier today (10 June), brand valuation consultancy Intangible Business released the results of its latest survey of the world's wine and s...

IWSC Heralds William Grant's Busy Year

You just know the IWSC awards are one of the most prestigious events in the drinks annual calender, not because it is held in the medieval G...


Olly Wehring | 2 Jun 2014

Earlier today (2 June), brand valuation consultancy Intangible Business released the results of its latest survey of the world's wine and spirits brands. Here's a look at 'The Power 100', along with the methodology used to draw up the list.


Joe Bates | 17 Oct 2013

Ahead of this year's Tax Free World Association World Exhibition, which returns to Cannes next week, Joe Bates considers the travel retail landscape.


Olly Wehring | 8 Oct 2013

There was an element of fanfare last week when William Grant & Sons unveiled what it claimed is “a break with whisky conventions”. The launch here in the UK of The Girvan Patent Still Single Grain 25 Year Old, announced on Friday (4 October) represents the company's entry into the single grain sub-category of the broader Scotch whisky sector.


Olly Wehring | 25 Jul 2013

Last week, the International Spirits Challenge announced the full list of gold medal and trophy-winning spirits brands for 2013. Here is the list of Scotch whisky winners.

Latest Interviews

Olly Wehring | 4 Dec 2015

In the second part of this week's just-drinks interview, William Grant & Sons' chief commercial officer, Simon Hunt, discusses the growing role played by craft spirits, the group's core markets and future targets, and the thinking that allowed The Glenlivet to overtake Glenfiddich as the world's biggest-selling single malt Scotch whisky brand.


Olly Wehring | 27 Jan 2011

Every month, managing editor Olly Wehring turns his spotlight into the eyes of a senior drinks executive. First up in 2011 is the CEO of William Grant & Sons, Stella David.

Latest News

Andy Morton | 3 Dec 2015

William Grant & Sons has unveiled plans for a multi-million pound capacity upgrade at its Glenfiddich distillery in Speyside.


Lucy Britner | 1 Oct 2015

William Grant & Sons has released a 14-year-old expression of its Glenfiddich single malt Scotch whisky, exclusive to the US market. 


Olly Wehring | 14 Sep 2015

William Grant & Sons has posted a lift in profits for 2014, despite a double-digit slide in sales in the period.


Olly Wehring | 4 Sep 2015

Here's a round-up of this week's highlights in the global spirits & wine categories. We are also running similar round-ups for beer and soft drinks & bottled water.


Olly Wehring | 3 Sep 2015

William Grant & Sons has confirmed to just-drinks that its Glenfiddich brand has been overtaken by Pernod Ricard's The Glenlivet as the world's biggest-selling single malt Scotch whisky brand.


Olly Wehring | 3 Sep 2015

William Grant & Sons has continued with its global refresh of the packaging for its Glenfiddich single malt Scotch whisky range.


Olly Wehring | 24 Apr 2015

William Grant & Sons has commissioned two online 'films' for its Glenfiddich single malt Scotch whisky brand.


Andy Morton | 15 Jan 2015

UK-based Quintessential Brands has appointed a former William Grant & Sons marketing head to boost its global marketing team.


Andy Morton | 19 Nov 2014

William Grant & Sons has launched a bespoke online whisky store that matches previously unreleased Glenfiddich stock with consumers' taste profiles.


James Wilmore | 14 Nov 2013

William Grant & Sons has launched a limited-edition, 29-year-old Glenfiddich to mark its sponsorship of a charity expedition to the South Pole involving injured ex-military personnel.


Andy Morton | 5 Nov 2013

William Grant & Sons has launched three of its Glenfiddich Age of Discovery expressions in a gift pack exclusive to Travel Retail.


Andy Morton | 17 Oct 2013

William Grant & Sons has launched another single malt in its Glenfiddich Age of Discovery collection that has been designed to celebrate the link between American and Scottish whiskies.


James Wilmore | 1 Oct 2013

UK spirits group William Grant & Sons has seen its full-year sales edge up, but profits fell slightly after what the company described as a “challenging” year.


Olly Wehring | 11 Sep 2013

William Grant & Sons' has lined up an on-pack campaign for its Grant's blended whisky brand in the UK that offers consumers the chance to claim a reprint of a national newspaper from any time in the last 100 years.


Andy Morton | 11 Sep 2013

William Grant & Sons has launched a no-age Travel Retail exclusive series for the first time in its 125-year history.


Olly Wehring | 9 Sep 2013

William Grant & Sons' Glenfiddich Anniversary Vintage


Olly Wehring | 19 Jun 2013

William Grant & Sons' Glenfiddich Cask of Dreams


James Wilmore | 17 Apr 2013

William Grant & Sons has appointed a new group finance director.


James Wilmore | 16 Apr 2013

William Grant & Sons has promoted one of its senior executives to the role of managing director and president of its US division.


Andy Morton | 22 Jan 2013

William Grant & Sons has launched the third Glenfiddich extension in its Age of Discovery range.


Joe Bates | 7 Dec 2012

William Grant & Sons’ Glenfiddich 125th Anniversary Edition


Olly Wehring | 5 Oct 2012

The top ten stories published on just-drinks last week:

Latest blogs

Andy Morton | 9 Dec 2014

Experimentation has long been a watchword in the Scotch whisky industry. It is what has given consumers the huge range of ageing options, from refill hogsheads to virgin oak to Sherry butts.

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The IWSR Company Profile 2014 – William Grants & Sons

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